Telugu Phalgun Masa in 2017 – Falguna Month in Traditional Calendar in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in 2017



Phalgun Month, or Falguna Masa, is the 12th month in a traditional Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Phalgun Masa in 2017 begins on February 27 and ends on March 28, 2017. Phalguna Masam is the last month in traditional Telugu Hindu Calendar. Some of the important festivals and auspicious days include Amalaki Ekadasi, Holi Festival, and Papamochini Ekadasi.

Sankatahara Chavithi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on March 16 – Moonrise is at 9:39 PM – Indian standard time.

Phalgun Masa 2017 Shukla and Krishna Paksha
  • Phalgun Masa 2017 Shukla Paksha or bright phase of moon in Telugu Calendar is from February 27 to March 12.
  • Phalgun Masa 2017 Krishna Paksha or dark phase of moon in Telugu Calendar is from March 12 to March 28, 2017.
Phalgun Masa Ekadasi
Amalaki Ekadasi – March 8
Papamochini Ekadasi – March 24


Phalgun Masa Pradosh
Pradosh – March 10
Pradosh - March 25 - Shani Pradosh

Poornima in Phalguna Masa 2017
Falgun Purnima or Full moon day is  on March 12, 2017. The Purnima begins at 8:23 PM on March 11 and ends at 8:24 PM on March 12, 2017. Purnima Vrat is on March 12. Holika Dahan March 12. Holi play with colors is on March 13.

Amavasya in Phalguna Masa 2017
Phalgun Amavasya or No moon day is March 28, 2017 - Time is from 10:44 AM on March 27 to 8:27 AM on March 28, 2017.

The dates of important festivals in Phalgun Masa are:
  • Holika Dahana - March 12
  • Holi Festival – March 13
  • Ranga Panchami - March 17
Please note that Falgun Mahina in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India begins on February 11, 2017 and ends on March 12, 2017.

Phalgun Masam in Gujarat, Maharashtra and Karnataka is similar to the Telugu Calendar.

Next month in Telugu Calendar is the Chaitra Month. The first month in Telugu Hindu Lunar Calendar.

March 28, 2017 is observed as Ugadi.